LUKE WILSON (Jason) has established himself as of one of the most versatile
actors of his generation with his indelible performances in broad comedies,
thoughtful dramas and provocative independent features. Wilson co-starred in the
emotionally charged comedy, The Skeleton Twins, featuring Bill Hader and Kristin
Wiig as estranged fraternal twins who coincidentally cheat death on the same
day, prompting them to reunite. Wilson also co-directed, wrote and starred in
the short film Satellite Beach, which follows the unique journey of the
Endeavour space shuttle as it travels through the streets of Los Angeles to the
California Science Center, and the final move of the Atlantis Space Shuttle to
the Kennedy Space Center. Satellite Beach won awards at the Santa Barbara
International Film Festival, the High Desert International Film Festival and the
Knoxville Film and Music Festival. It was an official selection at 14 film
Wilson was recently seen in Justin Reardon's romantic comedy Playing It Cool,
alongside Michelle Monaghan, Chris Evans and Aubrey Plaza; Kevin Connolly's Dear
Eleanor, with Jessica Alba; Ride, written and directed by Helen Hunt; the crime
drama Meadowland, co-starring Olivia Wilde; and the animated film Rock Dog,
featuring the voice acting of J.K. Simmons and Eddie Izzard.
In 1996 Wilson made his film debut in the acclaimed short Bottle Rocket,
directed by Wes Anderson. After its premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, the
film attracted the attention of James L. Brooks and became a full-length feature
film. Wilson went on to star in more than 50 film and television projects
including two more Wes Anderson classics, Rushmore and The Royal Tenenbaums.
In 2005 Wilson wrote, starred in and co-directed (with his brother Andrew
Wilson) The Wendell Baker Story, alongside Eva Mendes, brother Owen Wilson and
Eddie Griffin. He also starred in the 2008 film Henry Poole Is Here, which was
nominated for the Humanitas Prize at the Sundance Film Festival.
Other film credits include Old School, the beloved college comedy with Will
Ferrell and Vince Vaughn; the Legally Blonde franchise, alongside Reese
Witherspoon; two Charlie's Angels films, opposite Cameron Diaz and Drew
Barrymore; Blades of Glory and Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, also with
Ferrell; Ivan Reitman's My Super Ex-Girlfriend, opposite Uma Thurman; Mike
Judge's cult classic Idiocracy, opposite Maya Rudolph; the Western 3:10 to Yuma,
alongside Russell Crowe; the heartwarming My Dog Skip, an animated feature;
Hoot, based on Carl Hiaasen's beloved children's book of the same name; and Neil
LaBute's 2010 comedy Death at a Funeral, co-starring Chris Rock.
On television, Wilson's credits include co-starring with Laura Dern in the
acclaimed HBO series "Enlightened," as well as Fox's "That 70's Show," HBO's
"Entourage" and Comedy Central's "Drunk History."
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